15 Works, Today, March 27th. is artist Per Aass Deberitz’s day, his story, illustrated with footnotes #85

Per Deberitz (Norwegian, 1880–1945)
Sommer, Justoya/ Summer, Justoya , c. 1917

Oil on canvas
86 x 98 cm. (33.9 x 38.6 in.)
Private collection

Justøya or Justøy is an island in Lillesand municipality in Agder county, Norway. The name comes from Old Norse word Jóstr.

Per Aass Deberitz (also Peder Deberitz, 27 March 1880–14 October 1945) was a Norwegian painter. He was regarded as a neo-impressionist and was also a pupil of Henri Matisse during the years of his stay in Paris from 1909 to 1910…

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Author: Zaidan Art Blog

I search Art History for Beautiful works that may, or may not, have a secondary or unexpected story to tell. I then write short summaries that grow from my research. Art work is so much more when its secrets are exposed

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